God Being In Control
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For God did not give us a spirit of timidity but one of power, love, and self-discipline.
"I form light and create darkness, I make goodness and create disaster. I am the LORD, who does all these things.
We know that we are from God and that the whole world lies under the control of the evil one.
He himself existed before anything else did, and he holds all things together.
Since we live by the Spirit, by the Spirit let us also be guided.
LORD, set a guard over my mouth; keep watch over the door to my lips.
To focus our minds on the human nature leads to death, but to focus our minds on the Spirit leads to life and peace.
and that the life of every living thing rests in his control, along with the breath of every living human being?
For if a man does not know how to manage his own family, how can he take care of God's church?
So if we were crazy, it was for God; if we are sane, it is for you.
Let the peace of the Messiah also rule in your hearts, to which you were called in one body, and be thankful.
Who has performed and carried this out, calling the generations from the beginning? I, the LORD the first and will be with the last I am the One!"
LORD, I know that a person's life is not his to control, nor does a person establish his way in life.
Each of you must know how to control his own body in a holy and honorable manner,
A king's heart is a water stream that the LORD controls; he directs it wherever he pleases.
your knowledge with self-control, your self-control with endurance, your endurance with godliness,
that you once practiced as you lived according to the ways of this present world and according to the ruler of the power of the air, the spirit that is now active in those who are disobedient.
You, however, are not under the control of the human nature but under the control of the Spirit, since God's Spirit lives in you. And if anyone does not have the Spirit of the Messiah, he does not belong to him.
one God and Father of all, who is above all, through all, and in all.
Just as no human being has control over the wind to restrain it, so also no human being has control over the day of his death. Just as no one is discharged during war, so wickedness will not release those who practice it.
In the beginning, God created the universe.
Anyone who guards his words protects his life; anyone who talks too much is ruined.
Since his days have been determined, the number of his months is known to you. You've set his limit and he cannot exceed it.
The love of the Messiah controls us, for we are convinced of this: that one person died for all people; therefore, all people have died.
He does not hold on to the head, from whom the whole body, which is nourished and held together by its joints and ligaments, grows as God enables it.
who has gone to heaven and is at the right hand of God, where angels, authorities, and powers have been made subject to him.
Both wealth and honor proceed from you, and you are ruling over them all. You control power you control who is made great, and how everyone becomes strong.
The highest heavens belong to the LORD, but he gave the earth to human beings.
But the Scripture has captured everything by means of sin's net, so that what was promised by the faithfulness of the Messiah might be granted to those who believe.
Whoever controls his temper is better than a warrior, and anyone who has control of his spirit is better than someone who captures a city.
Be in awe and know that I am God. I will be exalted among the nations. I will be exalted throughout the earth.
Every person must be subject to the governing authorities, for no authority exists except by God's permission. The existing authorities have been established by God,
I myself made the earth and personally created humankind upon it. My own hands stretched out the skies; I marshaled all their starry hosts."